On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 2011

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Arab Spring: After 11 months of protests in Yemen, The Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh Signs a deal to transfer power to the vice president, in exchange for legal immunity.

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos Moorhead, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California), dies at 89
  • Jim Rathmann, 1960 Indianapolis 500 winner, dies at 83
  • Oscar Griffin Jr, American journalist and 1963 Pulitzer Prize winner, dies at 78